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Martin County Environmental Studies Center to build new turtle tank
Christian Bastidas, 6, leans in with his stepfather Buddy Kirkhart of Stuart who holds his son Tristan Kirkhart, 2, as they watch Sandy, a loggerhead sea turtle, swim by in 2012 at the Environmental Studies Center in Jensen Beach.
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Stuart commissioners give first approval to home-design standards
City commissioners unanimously gave first approval Monday night to a set of home-design standards drafted to protect residents in single-family home communities from waking up to discover a boxy manufactured home next door.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Stuart commissioners pass stronger fertilizer ordinance to protect lagoon | Interactive map
Three years after enacting the Treasure Coast's first restrictions on fertilizer application, the City Commission on Monday tightened its regulations to align with those adopted by Martin County.
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Gov. Scott booed by protestors last year
Booed by protestors last summer, Governor Rick Scott was back on the Treasure Coast talking about the Indian River Lagoon.
Local Stuart woman named Salvation Army Volunteer of the Year
The recognition was given during the organization's annual Civic and Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon, which was held Thursday, March 20, at Piper's Landing in Palm City.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Curtis Disque files for re-election as Martin County judge
Incumbent Martin County Judge Curtis Disque is seeking re-election to his Group 2 position, according to paperwork filed with the Martin County Supervisor of Elections office.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Health Department to canvass Rio area Saturday in hopes of preventing dengue fever outbreak
Nick Clifton , an environmental specialist II with the Martin County Health Department, and Amanda Rivera, a health support technician with the Duval County Health Department, talk with Rio resident Jim Tabscott outside his home about the recent dengue fever cases before taking a blood sample from Tabscott, on North East 14th Court in Rio on Sept.
County, IRSC students to give presentations on dengue fever
On April 12, the FDOH-Martin County will partner with students from Indian River State College to spread the word about the importance of preventing mosquito borne illness, such as dengue fever, with a door to door prevention information campaign in the Rio area.
Judge rules Stuart's fire assessment plans obey law
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Tue Apr 08, 2014
Clewiston fetes sugar cane harvest at annual festival
There's a sweet festival coming up in Clewiston starting tomorrow and running through Monday - sweet in the edible sense.
Martin County Tykes & Teens to Host Art Contest for Kids
The contest is open to Martin County students in kindergarten through 12th grade and is made possible via a grant from Women Supporting the Arts.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Local police chief is guest speaker at Devereux Community Based Care breakfast
"The limited number of foster homes on the Treasure Coast and in Okeechobee has reached a crisis level," said Christina Kaiser, community relations director for Devereux Community Based Care.
Learn about the Mediterranean diet at Hoke Library April 19
This story is contributed by a member of the Treasure Coast community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with TCPalm.com - The Hoke Library, 1150 NW Jack Williams Way, Jensen Beach, will be hosting Mohammad Hussein Saturday, April 19 at 2 p.m., as he presents The Mediterranean Diet and Your Health, where he will talk about the health benefits ... (more)
Hot & windy with afternoon showers possible Monday
What's been the main weather story for us over the last few days? The heat. Today will be no different, and believe it or not, we'll see the thermometers rise a few ticks higher this afternoon.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Local traffic: Click in for conditions that might affect your travel on area roads
Eastbound lane closed as helicopter lands. CLEARED: 6:42 a.m.,FHP reports an accident on I-95 at mile marker 109 in Palm City in Martin County.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Glenda Toney channels her inner Dr. Seuss
Here, Glenda reads to Missi Bucina's kindergarten class at Crystal Lake Elementary School in Palm City.
Luminescent Bridget Duignan
Although Bridget Duignan is only 15-years old and a freshman at Martin County High School, the folks at the Port Salerno branch of The Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County know she's a leader.
#TCTraffic for Friday
Northbound I-95, Hobe Sound, 6:44 a.m.: A wreck is near the Bridge Road interchange, according to the FHP website.
Martin County Gator Club to host a NCAA Final Four game-watching party
The Martin County Gator Club is hosting a NCAA Final Four game-watching party for the University of Florida's national semifinal game against Connecticut at 6 p.m. Saturday at Hurricanes Grill and Wings in Palm City.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Residents asked to avoid contact with North Fork of St. Lucie River because of bacteria | Map
County lines divide the Treasure Coast, but Our Indian River Lagoon unites us. Stay current with lagoon health, recreation and news from TCPalm.